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NASASciFiles - How Pilots Use GPS (2005)
Second segment of NASA Sci Files The Case of the Technical Knockout explaining how pilots use GPS and the other uses for GPS.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA SciFiles; Maps; Pilots; GPS; Global Positioning System; The Case of the Technical Knockout;
Duration: 00:02:10
Popularity (downloads): 1163
NASAConnect - WYGTYA - GPS For Pilots (2004)
NASA Connect Segment exploring the use of GPS in aircraft. Explains how NASA is improving navigation tools for pilots to use in the air and on runways.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Aircraft; GPS; Pilots; Digital Datalink Communication; Satellite; Runways; Aerospace; Aviation System; Safety Maintenance;
Duration: 00:02:19
Popularity (downloads): 1324
NASAConnect - WYGTYA - Early Aircraft Navigation (2004)
NASA Connect Segment exploring the history of aviation. It explains GPS and what is being done to help pilots navigate in the air and on the ground.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Navigation; GPS; Aircraft; Pilots; Runway; Aerospace;
Duration: 00:02:48
Popularity (downloads): 1469
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT10 - NACA Fighter Pilots (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment explaining how NACA Langley's pioneering drag cleanup work saved the lives of American pilots and others around the world, and shortened the lenghth of World War...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Retrospective; Brad Breckenridge; World War II; National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics; Hellcat;
Duration: 00:03:45
Popularity (downloads): 1537
NASASciFiles - The Case of the Technical Knockout (2005)
NASA Sci Files video containing the following nine segments. NASA Sci Files segment in which the tree house detectives have problems with their GPS device and decide to find out...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA SciFiles; Geocaching; Cache; Compass; Coordinates; Navigation; Maps; Pilots; GPS; Global Positioning System; Vikings; History of Navigation; Polaris; North Star; Lodestone; Sextant; Satellites; Trilateration; Electromagnetic spectrum; waves; radio waves; electricity; Observatory; Magnetism; Auroral Oval; Student Activity; Sun; Dwarf; proxima centauri; light years; plasma; convection cells; atmosphere; flares; coronal mass ejection; Forecasts; Space weather; Goes; Poes; Magnetometer; Solar Cycle; The Case of the Technical Knockout;
Duration: 00:58:49
Popularity (downloads): 1534
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT11 - GPS (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing how pilots, drivers, hikers, seismologists, and the military use Global Positioning Systems (GPS).

Genre: Educational
Keywords: How It Works; Johnny Alonso; GPS; Global Positioning System; Dr. Kevin Dutton;
Duration: 00:03:35
Popularity (downloads): 1857
NASAKSNN - Vision (2004)
Vision. This segment describes the research at NASA that will help pilots land in foggy conditions.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Kids Science News Network; KSNN; R. J.; Jessica; Fog; Landing Airplanes in Foggy Conditions;
Duration: 00:01:00
Popularity (downloads): 765
NASAConnect - PW - Weather and Aviation (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining the aviation weather channel and why pilots need to have a continual awareness of the changing nature of the atmosphere on their flight route.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Meteorology; Weather Channel; Aviation Safety; Pilot;
Duration: 00:04:37
Popularity (downloads): 1247
NASA Connect - FOFE - Commercial Flight (2004)
NASA Connect segment exploring the current situation of commercial flight and what kinds of new technology is in place to help pilots today.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Technology; Aviation; Commercial Aircraft; Air Traffic Control System; Navigation; Airspace;
Duration: 00:02:40
Popularity (downloads): 1121
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT3 - ADHD (2001)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment that describes how scientists use simulators in research and training. The segment also describes Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and how scientists are using video games and...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder; ADHD; Flight Simulator; Video Games; NASA Researchers; Scientists; Impulsive Behavior; Symptoms; Pilots; Brain Wave; Beta Waves; Theta Waves;
Duration: 00:04:36
Popularity (downloads): 2168

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